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Free Ash Mask Distribution Locations, May 23–26

May 22, 2018, 5:37 PM HST
* Updated May 23, 6:35 AM
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The Hawai‘i County Mayor’s Office announces that to protect yourself from breathing volcanic ash, free N95 masks will be distributed as follows:

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, May 23 through 25, 2018, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 26, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at all locations.

  • Cooper Center, Volcano
  • Pahala Community Center, Pahala
  • Na‘alehu Community Center, Na‘alehu
  • Hawaiian Ocean View Community Center, HOVE
  • Shipman Gym, Kea‘au

Free masks will be made available to all families including those who picked masks last week.

N95 masks do NOT protect against gases and vapors.

The county thanks 3M, Ohana Health Plan and HPM Building Supply for the donation of masks, Red Cross for distribution support and Community Emergency Response Teams.


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